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Bagana volcano
lava cone (stratovolcano) 1750 m / 5,741 ft
Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, -6.14°S / 155.2°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Bagana volcano eruptions:
2012, 1972-2011, 1970-71, 1968, 1966-67, 1964-65, 1962-63, 1961, 1959(?)-60, 1953, 1952, 1948-51, 1945-47, 1943, 1939, 1938, 1937, 1909(?), 1908, 1899, 1897, 1894-95, 1883, 1865-83, 1842
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bagana volcano: news and activity updates

Bagana volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MINOR VA EMISSION OBS TO FL070 EXT 20NM TO W AT 09/2040Z.

Sunday Oct 09, 2016 21:15 PM |

Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  9 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 9 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0510 at 21:09 UTC, 09/10/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161009/2110Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: BAGANA 255020
PSN: S0608 E15512
AREA: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1855M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/285
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: MINOR VA EMISSION OBS TO FL070 EXT 20NM TO
W AT 09/2040Z.
OBS VA DTG: 09/2110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 S0556 E15437 - S0622 E15439 - S0619
E15501 - S0611 E15515 - S0605 E15515 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0310Z SFC/FL070 S0539 E15427 - S0622
E15425 - S0612 E15516 - S0605 E15516
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0910Z SFC/FL070 S0542 E15425 - S0625
E15425 - S0612 E15516 - S0605 E15515
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1510Z SFC/FL070 S0537 E15433 - S0617
E15434 - S0616 E15521 - S0600 E15520
RMK: MINOR VA EMISSION OBS ON HIMWARI IMAGERY. LIGHT AND VRB
WINDS MAKE EXTENDED FORECAST LOW CONFIENCE. VA HEIGHT AND
MOVEMENT BASED ON HIMAWARI IMAGERY AND ACCESS/US GFS MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20161010/0310Z

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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  2 Oct 2016
Sunday, Oct 02, 2016
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Sunday, Oct 02, 2016
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on  1 Oct 2016
Saturday, Oct 01, 2016
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 30 Sep 2016
Friday, Sep 30, 2016
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Satellite image of Bagana volcano on 29 Sep 2016
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